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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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Genus Redectis

White-spotted Redectis - Redectis vitrea White-spotted Redectis - Hodges#8401 - Redectis vitrea This moth has worn me down.  Help with ID, please! - Redectis vitrea - male Redectis pygmaea White-spotted Redectis Moth - Redectis vitrea triangle shaped moth - Redectis vitrea - male Redectis vitrea Pennsylvania Moth - Redectis vitrea
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Redectis
2 species in North America listed at All-Leps
eastern United States and southern Ontario
Internet References
pinned adult image of R. vitrea (CBIF)
pinned adult image of R. pygmaea by Jim Vargo (Moth Photographers Group)